BEIJING, April 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STV) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), the leading provider of conditional access ("CA") systems to China's expanding digital television market, today announced that it has filed its annual report for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 on Form 20-F with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on April 17, 2012. The 2011 Form 20-F can be accessed on China Digital TV's investor relations website at http://ir.chinadtv.cn. Shareholders may also request a hard copy of the Company's complete audited financial statements, free of charge, by contacting the Company at firstname.lastname@example.org. About China Digital TV Founded in 2004, China Digital TV is the leading provider of CA systems to China's expanding digital television market. CA systems enable television network operators to manage the delivery of customized content and services to their subscribers. China Digital TV conducts substantially all of its business through its PRC subsidiary, Beijing Super TV Co. Ltd., and its affiliate, Beijing Novel-Super Digital TV Technology Co. Ltd., as well as subsidiaries of its affiliate. For more information please visit the Investor Relations section of China Digital TV's website at http://ir.chinadtv.cn . For investor and media inquiries, please contact: In China: Nan HaoSenior Supervisor of Investor RelationsTel: +86-10-6297-1199 x 9780Email: email@example.com Josh Gartner Brunswick Group Tel: +86-10-5960-8610 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org In the US: Cindy ZhengBrunswick Group LLP Tel: +1-212-333-3810Email: email@example.com SOURCE China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd.
China Digital TV Holding (STV) rose on Wednesday after the company declared a special cash dividend of 50 cents a share on its ordinary shares. Each of China Digital's American Depositary Shares (ADS) represents one ordinary share. Shareholders of record as of the close of business on April 14 will be eligible to receive the dividend, which should be paid on or around May 9. This is the fifth time the company has declared a dividend since its IPO in 2007. "China Digital TV is always looking to provide excellent value to our shareholders and we believe that a special dividend is a prudent use of cash at this time," said Chairman and CEO Jianhua Zhu in a statement. "Our balance sheet and revenue remain strong enough to support our continued focus on R&D and other long-term objectives."